Germany told the CIA station chief in Berlin to leave the country today in a dramatic display of anger from Chancellor Angela Merkel after officials unearthed two suspected US spies.
The scandal has chilled German relations with Washington to levels not seen since Merkel's predecessor Gerhard Schroder opposed the US invasion of Iraq in 2003.
ITV News Correspondent Lewis Vaughan Jones reports:
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Queen Elizabeth II is to celebrate her 92nd birthday with a star-studded line-up at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Both figures were not taken seriously before being appointed to their huge roles, but the similarities don't stop there.
The US president, who has not visited the UK since being elected, is reported to be planning a summer trip to Britain.